Episodes
Rulla Kelly-Mansell is a State League football player, charity founder, Tasmanian Aboriginal of the Year 2020, musician, content maker and cancer survivor.  Life has thrown more than a fair share of challenges his way. So how has Rulla’s mindset helped him through? And how did writing a letter to himself help him through his cancer treatment? Find Rulla here: https://www.instagram.com/rullamusicofficial/?hl=en Rulla's song Black Swan: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07lBoKWM7rw Special...
Published 08/31/21
Have you been feeling stressed lately? Like you're under a lot of pressure? Overcome with fear and worry? Chris Hunter is a motivational speaker, author and bomb disposal technician. As someone who diffuses live bombs for a living, his ability to deal with stress under pressure is the difference between life and death. So how did Chris train himself to be mentally calm and clear in even the most nail-biting scenarios? And can he help us learn to be the same? You can read Chris's books...
Published 08/17/21
I'm guessing you don't think about your butthole all that much, do you? It does its thing, you do yours. Well, 27 year old Emma can't say the same. After years spent suffering from Crohn's disease, hers had to be removed. So what's it like living without a butthole? And how do you heal in the face of a medical system that won't listen? CW: this episode discusses all things butts - in depth. If that's not your thing, pick another episode! Read more from Emma:...
Published 08/03/21
I'm guessing you don't think about your butthole all that much, do you? It does its thing, you do yours. Well, 27 year old Emma can't say the same. After years spent suffering from Crohn's disease, hers had to be removed. So what's it like living without a butthole? And how do you heal in the face of a medical system that won't listen? CW: this episode discusses all things butts - in depth. If that's not your thing, pick another episode! Read more from Emma:...
Published 08/03/21
With decades of experience as a hostage negotiator, Sue Williams negotiates with criminals and terrorists in some of the most high pressure situations imaginable. But whether you’re negotiating with terrorists, or with your partner about what you’ll have for dinner, the underlying tools and principles of negotiation are much the same.  So how can we put Sue's hostage negotiation tactics into practice to be more persuasive in our every day lives? Contact Erica on Instagram: @erica_mallett
Published 07/20/21
Whether you’re negotiating with terrorists, or with your partner about what you’ll have for dinner, the underlying tools and principles of negotiation are much the same. So how can we put hostage negotiation tactics into practice to be more persuasive in our every day lives?
Published 07/20/21
The Bloods vs The Crips - One of the most bitter gang rivalries in the world. For 27 years, Skipp Townsend was a part of it. As a member of The Bloods, he'd run into conflict everywhere, and it was the kind of conflict that could cost you your life. So how did Skipp learn to resolve community conflict, instead of take part in it? And what can we learn from Skipp's story about our own healing? Erica's Instagram: @erica_mallett Skipp's Instagram: @2ndcallwolfpack Skipp's Organisation 2nd...
Published 07/06/21
You know what makes you... you, right? Your mannerisms, music taste and sense of humour. Your personality. So, imagine now that one day you hit your head, and become a different person. Everything you knew about yourself is gone. That's what happened to Carmen after experiencing her brain injury. So how do you navigate the same world when you're suddenly a different person? Instagram: @erica_mallett Content Warning: this podcast mentions anxiety, depression and briefly mentions domestic...
Published 06/22/21
A Brain Injury Survivor On: Your Entire Personality Changing In A Day
Published 06/22/21
As an FBI special agent, Robin Dreeke worked in counterintelligence; catching and recruiting spies for the American government, thwarting threats to national security and protecting the American people. Robin's most valuable tool for getting out of a sticky mission safely? Nope, not a gun. Good communication. So what interpersonal & behavioural analysis strategies did Robin use to turn even the unlikeliest of people into his allies? And how can we do the same in our own lives? Robin's...
Published 06/08/21
What interpersonal & behavioural analysis strategies did this ex FBI Special Agent use to turn even the unlikeliest of people into his allies? And how can we do the same in our own lives?
Published 06/08/21
The tingling sensation, the buildup, the climax, and then... the... snot? Leas realised from a young age that she had a certain kind of interest in sneezes. So how do you come to terms with having a fetish that's considered so unusual? How can you find peace with being so different? Leas Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/leassf Leas's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/leassf/
Published 05/25/21
The tingling sensation, the buildup, the climax, and then... the... snot? Leas realised from a young age that she had a certain kind of interest in sneezes. So how do you come to terms with having a fetish that's considered so unusual? How can you find peace with being so different? Leas Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/leassf Leas's Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/leassf/ See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Published 05/25/21
Have you ever been lied to? Have you ever let a lie get out of control? Sam*, 25, is a compulsive liar. After being caught out in an astonishing web of lies last year by his long term girlfriend Hannah*, he hit rock bottom. But this is not your average big lie. He didn’t cheat on Hannah, or gamble away their money. It was far more obscure and complex. Content warning: this episode mentions anxiety and suicide. Instagram: @erica_mallett
Published 05/11/21
Published 05/05/21
Wait, You What? Is the podcast that explores people’s surprising stories of struggle, lived experience and self discovery.  Sometimes in life, shit happens that’ll catch you off guard - and when it does, it’s how you respond to it that’s defining. Each episode, host Erica Mallett gently asks the big questions to a new guest. How do you come to terms with your sneezing fetish? How do you forgive yourself for compulsively lying to someone you love? How can making people like you help save the...
Published 05/05/21
Wait, You What? Is the podcast that explores people’s surprising stories of struggle, lived experience and self discovery.  Sometimes in life, shit happens that’ll catch you off guard - and when it does, it’s how you respond to it that’s defining. Each episode, host Erica Mallett gently asks the big questions to a new guest. How do you come to terms with your sneezing fetish? How do you forgive yourself for compulsively lying to someone you love?How can making people like you help save the...
Published 05/05/21